Tag: scholarships

Scholarships offered for descendents of Central High grads

Scholarships offered for descendents of Central High grads

| January 7, 2016

FORT WAYNE—The Fort Wayne Central High School (FWCHS) Alumni Association is offering scholarships to descendants of the school’s graduates. The Alumni Association is offering: •  $500 educational scholarships for students of first or 2nd year of college within the U.S. •  One $1,000 scholarship to a current college junior/education major within the U.S. Home Schooled […]

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First Lady Michelle Obama praises amazing students

First Lady Michelle Obama praises amazing students

| October 29, 2015

By Lynn Lee Special to the NNPA News Wire from The Akron Reporter AKRON, Ohio—Students in Akron have a lot to look forward thanks in part to city’s own NBA legend LeBron James, who recently announced plans to help students pay for their college education. On Oct. 21, at the University of Akron’s James A. […]

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Canterbury opens scholarship competition for all area 8th graders

Canterbury opens scholarship competition for all area 8th graders

| September 22, 2015

FORT WAYNE—All area eighth graders are invited to compete for merit scholarships to attend Canterbury High School next fall. The 34th annual Canterbury Scholar Competition is scheduled to be held  from 8:45 a.m. to 12:30 p.m., Saturday, Oct. 3, 2015, at Canterbury High School, 3210 Smith Road. As many as 10 students will be named […]

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Questa Education Foundation announces scholarship recipients

Questa Education Foundation announces scholarship recipients

| September 7, 2015

FORT WAYNE—The Questa Education Foundation recently announced  the 2015-2016 Questa Scholars who will receive financial support for their college educations. Overall, this year there were both the largest number of applicants and the greatest number of scholars funded from across Northeast Indiana. There were 59 Allen County students funded. The intent of this funding is […]

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Spotlight on United Negro College Fund (UNCF)

Spotlight on United Negro College Fund (UNCF)

| September 2, 2015

By Jeanie Summerville What’s up, babies? It pleases me to bring to you this week’s spotlight because UNCF Scholarship program reception that honors scholarship recipients took place Aug. 27 at Indiana Tech Law School and I was in attendance so we could bring this event to you.  But before that, you’ll get a little background […]

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Spotlight on Reflections N Glass Corvette Club, Fort Wayne

Spotlight on Reflections N Glass Corvette Club, Fort Wayne

| August 12, 2015

By Jeanie Summerville  What’s up babies? It really pleases me to learn of new clubs or organizations that are getting involved in the betterment of our youth lives because the more they know we care, the more they’ll feel loved, wanted, need and appreciated.  On that note, on Sunday Aug. 2, at McMillen Park, one of […]

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Questa Education Foundation announces 2015 Questa Scholar graduates

Questa Education Foundation announces 2015 Questa Scholar graduates

| July 29, 2015

Special to Frost Illustrated FORT WAYNE—Questa Education Foundation is proud to announce that this year from Allen County there were a total of 45 individuals who have graduated in 2015 from colleges and Universities across the state of Indiana. 27 of those graduating were traditional students who went on to college from high school while […]

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Ministerial Alliance to host Baccalaureate ceremony at Pilgrim Baptist

Ministerial Alliance to host Baccalaureate ceremony at Pilgrim Baptist

| May 12, 2015

FORT WAYNE—The Fort Wayne Ministerial Alliance Scholarship Foundation is scheduled to host its first City-Wide Baccalaureate Ceremony at 4 p.m., May 17 at Pilgrim Baptist Church, 1331 Gay St. The ceremony is designed to honor the city’s graduating high school seniors. The foundation also awards scholarships to students who have excelled in various academic arenas. […]

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Educational support for African American youth available in Summit City

Educational support for African American youth available in Summit City

| April 7, 2015

By Connie Scott Delta Sigma Theta Sorority Inc. Chapter Journalist Special to the Frost Statistics for African American youth in the areas of health, family, unemployment and education are disturbing, however the Fort Wayne Alumnae Chapter of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority Inc. will hope to change one aspect on April 18.  The ladies will host […]

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Questa Legacy Fort Wayne Scholars 2015 application available online

Questa Legacy Fort Wayne Scholars 2015 application available online

| March 30, 2015

FORT WAYNE—Questa Education Foundation and the City of Fort Wayne Legacy Higher Education Scholarship Fund recently announced the commencement of the Questa Legacy Fort Wayne Scholars program and the available application online through May 1. High school seniors and college freshman who are residents of Fort Wayne, and plan to attend an Allen County college […]

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